BBC World Service - Most Commented
Jul 21, 2010
Steve Chiotakis talks to the BBC's Rebecca Singer about what BP's sales of some of its assets means for the company.
Jul 21, 2010
BP is selling some of its assets to pay Gulf spill clean-up costs at a speed surprising analysts.
Jul 20, 2010
Ireland sold $2 billion worth of government debt today to fund its country's budget. The move was more expensive due to Moody's cutting Ireland's credit rating.
Jul 19, 2010
British investor Anthony Ward has purchased $1 billion worth of cocoa beans. This could have an bitter effect on the price of chocolate bars.
Jul 15, 2010
Members of Congress are trying to restrict BP from drilling new oil and gas wells in the U.S.
Jul 14, 2010
Singapore says it expects its economy to grow at a 15 percent clip this year -- which could be good news for the rest of the world.
Jul 13, 2010
Twenty-five years ago, the Live Aid concert brought together a galaxy of pop stars and changed the business of fundraising.
Jul 12, 2010
A high unemployment rate is one factor which contributed to a surprising fall in immigration to developed nations in 2008.
Jul 8, 2010
An exceptionally good Bordeaux is running at an exceptionally high price, with many buyers coming from China and Hong Kong.